Midland Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Centre - pt Health
In response to COVID-19, pt Health is doing its part to help protect patients and our teams by modifying the delivery of services at our clinic. We remain open in select communities across Canada to treat patients requiring urgent care and to provide virtual care options.
For clinics that are providing in-person services, we have put in place active measures including enhanced hygiene practices, social distancing and pre-screening before anyone enters the clinic as per the Public Health Agency of Canada and continue to monitor federal and provincial colleges, to ensure our policies are aligned.
If you are feeling ill, have traveled outside of Canada in the past 14 days, or have come in contact with someone who is suspected to have COVID-19, please reach out to your local public health agency. If you need to reschedule an existing booking, please contact us by calling: 1 (888) 707-4410
We will keep you up to date with any related changes at pt Health that may affect you. If you have any questions regarding your appointment or your future treatment, please contact us at: 1 (888) 707-4410
In good health,
Our Clinic Team
Physiotherapy Support PersonnelSpeaks: EnglishJennifer Huffman – Kinesiologist BKin, MSc, Registered Kinesiologist Jennifer Huffman is a Registered Kinesiologist from Barrie, Ontario. She graduated from Brock University with a Master of Science with a specialization in Kinesiologyin 2009 and a Bachelor of Kinesiology in 2007. Jenniferis certified in medical compression hosiery, custom orthotics, and custom knee braces. She believes in a functional approach to restore mobility and strength to improve clients’ well-being and quality of life. In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys hiking and other outdoor activities.
PhysiotherapistSpeaks: EnglishSarath graduated in 2009 and completed his masters in 2012 from RGUHS India. Since graduating he has worked as a physiotherapist for Vasco Sports club in Goa , later Indira orthopaedic hospital in Manglore Since 2018 january sarath has been working in multiple private practice clinics in Toronto. He believes in hands on approach along with individualized treatment programs for making the clients pain free and functional. Sarath has completed level 1 of selective functional movement assessment and incorporates it to day to day practice. Outside of work sarath enjoys playing soccer, badminton and hiking and learning the basics of skiing.
Ahmad Ali Khan
PhysiotherapistSpeaks: English, Urdu, HindiAhmad Ali Kahn Physiotherapist was born and raised in Pakistan. He earned a Bachelor degree in Physiotherapy from University of Karachi Pakistan. He moved to Canada in 2008. He has worked in a variety of settings encompassing sport medicines, Pediatric, geriatric and orthopedic surgery. Ahmad is particularly interested in Manual Therapy. He has been trained in advanced Manual therapy courses from Canadian Physiotherapy Association Orthopedic division.. Ahmad Ali khan is popular with his middle name Ali .Ali strongly believes that an adequate physical exercise which combines stretching with strengthening can balance our every day lives
Patient CoordinatorSpeaks: EnglishAngela has studied at Laurentian working towards a degree in Social Work. She also took the course for Emergency Medical Dispatchers at Georgian and will be taking the Medical Terminology Course.
Physiotherapist - BPTSpeaks: English, HebrewPaul graduated from the Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel, in 1991. He was head of the Physiotherapy department at Poriyah Government Hospital, Tiberias, Israel. He is Clinic Team Manager for Barrie/Quarry Ridge and Midland Physiotherapy. He has experience in neurological, vestibular and musculoskeletal physiotherapy. He is also an authorizer for the Assistive Devices Program. Paul has most recently completed both the Arthritis Society's Getting a Grip on Arthritis® osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis education program.
Massage Therapist - RMTSpeaks: EnglishChristine Brimicombe-Registered Massage Therapist A Graduate of an advanced Registered Massage Therapy program at Georgian College in Barrie. I have been a Therapist since 2016 and continue to learn more techniques to better treat my clients. I am skilled in a wide range of Massage Therapy techniques such as Swedish, Therapeutic,Trigger Point, Deep Tissue, Work/Injury, and chronic pain. I specialize in Myofascial Release which is: hands- on- techniques that places a sustained pressure on connective tissues to eliminate pain and restore motion to restricted areas caused by tight sore muscles. With the use of assessment, and manual techniques I will work with you in order to reduce pain, increase mobility, and enhance relaxation in order to achieve your optimum health wellness goals.
Physiotherapy Support PersonnelSpeaks: EnglishSam graduated from Lakehead with an honours degree in Kinesiology. Sam studied Athletic Therapy at Mount Royal University and York University. Sam has a speciality in adaptive physical education and utilizes these techniques in her daily work with patients. Sam holds a certification in Kinesiotaping and is our go to taper! Sam is a avid Crossfitter, competitive weight lifter and holds National Strength and Conditioning coaching certification.
Patient CoordinatorSpeaks: EnglishEva is Midland Physiotherapy's long standing patient coordinator.
Physiotherapy Support PersonnelSpeaks: EnglishIn 2015 Lori graduated from York University with a BA Honours Degree with a double major in Kinesiology and Psychology. She has bee working at the ptHealth clinic in Midland since the fall of 2015. Lori has worked at the Barrie clinic when needed as well. Lori feels that getying and keeping our population healthy and moving as we all age will benefit our overall health. She uses her knowledge to help her patients while working at ptHealth. She also volunteers at Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie. Lori grew up just outside of Orillia and currently live in Barrie with her daughters. In the winter she enjoys skiing and teaches downhill skiing to children at a local resort. In the summer, Lori prefers to spend as much tome outdoors as possible, enjoying walks, camping and swimming with her family.
Saravananarayanan Tiruchengode Veerappan
Physiotherapist - M.P.TSpeaks: EnglishSaravanan completed his Bachelors degree in Physiotherapy in 1999 and Master of Physiotherapy in 2007 from Dr. M.G.R Medical University, Tamilnadu, India. Since graduated in 1999, he worked in India in different clinical settings including Hospitals, clinics and inhome physiotherapy. In 2008, he moved to Maldives, a small beautiful country of Islands and worked there as Senior Physiotherapist in a reputed 250 bedded Multispeciality hospital for six years. In 2015 he immigrated to Canada and obtained his license as a Registered Physiotherapist from Ontario College of Physiotherapist in 2019. In Canada, he has experience in hospital, clinic and Nursing homes as PTA and Physiotherapist. He has treated variety of patients including orthopaedic, neurological, geriatric, cardiac, Pulmonary, sports injury and postsurgical patients and clients of all ages. His Specific areas of interest include Orthopaedics, post surgical rehabilitation and manual therapy. He provides treatments with combination of hands on therapy, electrotherapy modalities, manual therapy, bracing, clinical exercises and education. He believes in continuing to upgrade and enhance skills through constant process of learning. It gives him immense pride to be able to impact people’s lives in a positive way through his skills. Outside of work he enjoys playing badminton, swimming and spending time with his family and friends.